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anterolateral central arteries


Definition: numerous small branches from the sphenoid part (M1 segment) of the middle cerebral arteries supplying the lateral and anterior parts of the corpus striatum.

Synonym(s): arteriae centrales anterolateralesTA, lenticulostriate arteries1, anterolateral striate arteries, anterolateral thalamostriate arteries, arteriae thalamostriatae anterolaterales, arteries of cerebral hemorrhage, lateral striate arteries

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